Prisoner escapes Alabama work release center; have you seen him?

Published 12:19 pm Friday, May 5, 2023

An Alabama state prison inmate escaped early Friday morning and state corrections officials are seeking the public’s help to locate him.

Alabama Department of Corrections officials said Jonathon Lamar Bundy, 30, escaped the Elba Work Release Center at approximately 5:20 a.m. Friday.

The facility is located in Coffee County.

Bundy has been in state prison since 2021 after he was convicted of property theft in a case from Pike County.

If you see Bundy or have any information about his whereabouts, you are asked to call Alabama corrections personnel at 1-800-831-8825.